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ESL Teachers

Take your teaching career to China, the biggest ESL job hotspot in the world! 

Teach Away is currently accepting applications from first-time teachers and ESL teachers to teach in China with First Leap, one of China's top English training programs.

As hiring for First Leap teaching positions will take place on a rolling recruitment basis, there are a wide range of opportunities for immediate start as well as later in the year.

First Leap currently employs over 300 international teachers and is quickly growing. As a result, they are eager for more talented teachers to join their team. Apply today to get started with your new teaching adventure in China!

More about First Leap:

  • First Leap hires year round, with over 100 centers located across China
  • Teachers will be supported by a bilingual teaching assistant and state-of-the-art teaching facilities
  • Class sizes are small (no more than 14 students), creating an optimal learning environment
  • Content Language Integrated Learning (CLIL) through subjects including Art, Music, Science, Drama, World Culture, Global Leadership, Book Reading, Logical Thinking and Virtual PE


Posted: September 2018
Various cities, China
November 2018
University Graduate, ESL Instructor
Early Childhood, Elementary, Middle School, High School
USD 2100 - 2800

Job Benefits

  • Work visa sponsorship arranged by First Leap
  • Flight to China plus airfare bonus of $1,100 USD on completion of your contract
  • Settling-in allowance up to the value of $1,500 USD
  • Medical insurance covered
  • All Chinese public holidays, as well as paid sick leave
  • Ten day’s paid professional training with accommodation provided in Beijing
  • Ongoing training opportunities and TEFL, TESOL or TESL certification expenses covered

Qualifications and Requirements

Any field

TEFL certification preferred

Opportunities for first-time and experienced teachers